A Walk in York: Ghosts, History, and Chocolate

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 4 км
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Duration 1h 30m - 2h
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$11.69
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  • You'll receive a self-guided audio tour right after booking
  • Learn the darkest secrets of the city of York and see its most haunted places
  • Find out why York is considered to be the home of chocolate
  • Breathe in the fresh air of Memorial Gardens while listening to stories about the city's history
  • Discover must-see sights of York and enjoy fascinating views
Take a walk through the old mysterious city of York and learn its secrets! On this tour, you will listen to fascinating stories and spooky tales about outstanding historical characters and get to know York's chocolate traditions. You'll take a walk through the tranquil Museum Gardens and marvel at the remains of the ancient Roman walls. Then you'll discover the King's Manor which is now a part of the University of York. There you will find a coat of arms that dates back to the time of Charles I and try to decipher its message. Your journey will continue near the York Minster, the only cathedral that is so precious it has its own police force, and it is also one of the largest of its kind in Northern Europe. Then the tour will lead you to Clifford's Tower, a former prison and a must-see sight of York. There you will enjoy gorgeous panoramic views from the top of the hill and listen to horrific stories about events that took place there. Get to know one of the most haunted cities in Europe and see its beauty with this tour!

What's included

  • Recommendations for your further exploration of York
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Earphones – please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions you may see on your way
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Heritage Escapes, York Old Brewery
9 Ogleforth
York Castle Museum
Castle Car Park, York YO1 9RY
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
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